Sentence Examples


  • Write insolent letters to the war minister on purely professional questions.
  • 10) - without "insolent temerity," since such rejection would be contrary to the common agreement of the Church.
  • "Such an insolent scoundrel!" he cried, growing hot again at the mere recollection of him.
  • At the time of the Vatican Council (1869-1870) he was known to be opposed to the definition of Papal infallibility, and in a private letter to his bishop (Ullathorne), surreptitiously published, he denounced the "insolent and aggressive faction" that had pushed the matter forward.
  • Tyler thereupon grew insolent, and in the altercation that ensued the rebel leader was killed by the mayor, Sir William Walworth, and John Standwick, one of the king's squires.